Milwaukee vs St. Louis Recap - Brewers Over Cardinals 6-4
|Milwaukee vs St. Louis Recap - Brewers Over Cardinals 6-4|
St. Louis lost in extra innings on Saturday, falling 6-4 to Milwaukee in 10 innings.
Milwaukee was an underdog by +140 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
John Axford earned the victory for the Brewers, throwing 1 1/3 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 2, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Jean Segura in the win.
St. Louis' starting pitcher Lance Lynn worked 5 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Yadier Molina in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Milwaukee as they had 13 hits, while St. Louis only had 10.
The game was closed out by Jim Henderson who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.